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Investigative Immunotoxicology

1st Edition

Edited by Helen Tryphonas, Michel Fournier, Barry R. Blakley, Judit Smits

CRC Press

480 pages

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Investigative Immunotoxicology provides a critical evaluation of proposed experimental animal models and approaches, and discusses the contribution that immunotoxicity can make to the overall assessment of chemical-induced adverse health effects on humans and the ecosystem. Following a review of general concepts in immunotoxicology, the book discus

Table of Contents

The Immune System. Approaches and Models Relevant to the Assessment of Chemical-Induced Immunotoxic Effects in the Ecosystem. Approaches and Models Relevant to the Assessment of the Impact of Chemical-Induced Immunotoxicity on Human Health. Models and Approaches to Chemical-Induced Allergenicity. Autoimmunity. Emerging Issues in Immunotoxicology. The Role of Immunotoxicology in Risk Assessment and the Regulatory Process.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Immunology
MEDICAL / Toxicology